Pro Plan Champions Cup
The peak for purebreds
The Purina® Pro Plan® Champions Cup recognizes and rewards excellence in purebred dogs. The year-long program awards points at hundreds of Purina-sponsored all-breed dog shows throughout the United States, with the winning dog earning a cash award and a framed oil portrait.
Results through April, 2016
|GCH CH Mephisto's Speak Of The Devil||Boxer||124 points|
|Ch Cordmaker Mister Blue Sky||Puli||50 points|
|GCH CH Jcrv-Klasse Warrior Raising The Banner||French Bulldog||49 points|
|GCH CH Bagdad Eleganza Extravaganza||Saluki||44 points|
|GCH CH Starlite's Made Of The Best Stuff On Earth JC BN RN||Saluki||44 points|
|GCH CH Round Town Queen Of Hearts Of Maryscot||Scottish Terrier||42 points|
|GCH CH Sabe's Simply Invincible||Boston Terrier||37 points|
|GCH CH Hampton Court's Monte Cristo||Fox Terrier (Wire)||36 points|
|CH Clussexx Man Of Steel||Clumber Spaniel||33 points|
|CH Lotrando Sunshine Celebration||West Highland White Terrier||32 points|
Celebrating top of the class performance in the sport of canine purebreds, the Pro Plan® Champions Cup will reward the winner of this year’s cup with a keepsake Pro Plan Champions Silver Cup; Ten Thousand Dollar ($10,000) cash award; and one framed oil portrait of the winning dog.
The series runs throughout the year with points being awarded at approximately 214 all-breed dog shows throughout the U.S.
The Pro Plan® Champions Cup was introduced 13 years ago to honor those who promote excellence in the sport of purebred dogs through conformation dog shows and to support the dog fancy, Ann Vikulnd, Purina Director of Breeder-Enthusiast Marketing. “We are very excited to expand to a yearlong program that includes all Purina-sponsored all-breed dog shows.”
At the end of 2016, points will be tabulated based on the following:
- Best in Show, 5 points (in addition to the 4 points for the Group One)
- Group One, 4 points;
- Group Two, 3 points;
- Group Three, 2 points;
- Group Four, 1 point.
The dog earning the most points will win a (1) a keepsake Pro Plan Champions Silver Cup; (2) a Ten Thousand Dollar ($10,000) cash award; and (3) One framed oil portrait of the winning dog. Cash prizes will also be awarded to the second ($5,000), third ($2,500), and fourth ($1,250) place winners.
Champions Cup Events
Keep your eye on the prize
Purina® Pro Plan® Champions Cup events are open to dogs entered in specific Purina-sponsored all-breed dog shows held during a specific program period.
Take a look at history
Remember past Purina® Pro Plan® Champions Cup winners in our special gallery of photos.
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